#246049 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Slate Gray

What is hex #246049 Color?

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The color name of hex code #246049 is Dark Slate Gray. The RGB values are (36, 96, 73) which means it is composed of 18% red, 47% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:63 M:0 Y:24 K:62. In the HSV/HSB scale, #246049 has a hue of 157°, 63% saturation and a brightness value of 38%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #246049 Color Codes

Color NameDark Slate Gray
RGB Values(36, 96, 73)
CMYK Values(63%, 0%, 24%, 62%)
HSV/HSB Values(157°, 63%, 38%)
Closest Web Safe#336633
Inverse Color#DB9FB6 [Pale Chestnut]
Closest Pantone®626 C
Closest RAL6028 [Pine green]
Complementary Color#60243B [Brown Chocolate]
#246049 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#444444
Desaturated#424242
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Luma)#525252
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#949494

Hex #246049 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 246049. Complementary color is 60243B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #246049 is #60243B which is called Brown Chocolate. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #246049 color is offered by #60243B. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (246049, 245960 and 24602B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #246049 are #245960 and #24602B, called Dark Slate Gray and Mughal Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #246049 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (246049, 602459 and 602B24)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #246049 are #602459 (Palatinate Purple) and #602B24 (Caput Mortuum). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (246049, 492460 and 604924)

Triadic Palette

#246049 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #492460 (American Purple) and #604924 (Dark Brown) along with #246049, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (246049, 492460, 60243B and 3B6024)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #246049 has #492460 (American Purple), #60243B (Brown Chocolate) and #3B6024 (Dark Moss Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (246049, 2B2460, 60243B and 596024)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #246049 contains #2B2460 (Indigo (Rainbow)), #60243B (Brown Chocolate) and #596024 (Soldier Green). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #246049 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #246049 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#246049 Color Patterns

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    Dark Slate Gray Gingham Checks

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    Dark Slate Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Polka Dots Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Leaves Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Houndstooth Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Trellis Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Plaid Pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.